Skip Nav
Celebrity quotes
7 Sassy Justin Timberlake Moments We Were Lucky Enough to Experience at Comic-Con
Late Night Highlights
Matt Damon and Jimmy Kimmel Bicker Like an Old Married Couple During Their Therapy Session
MasterChef
Who Will Win MasterChef 2016?
Streaming
If Music Is Your Jam, You'll Love These Timeless Dramas

MasterChef Contestant Mat Beyer Kicked Off Show After Being Found With a Smartphone

MasterChef's Mat Kicked Off Show For Using a Smartphone

MasterChef contestant Mat Beyer has reportedly been kicked off the hit cooking show after it was discovered that he was carrying a smartphone, possibly to access recipes. The producers sent the tattooed and pierced contestant packing about two weeks ago after finding out about the phone during a challenge where all cookbooks were taken away from the contestants; Mat apparently had the phone for six weeks. Smartphones are banned in the competition because it gives the contestants access to email and internet, and essentially they are cut off from the outside world for the duration of the show. Producers called back an eliminated contestant to take Mat’s place (any thoughts on who it could be?). Due to the show’s delay Mat’s exit from the show will be aired on TV in about a month’s time.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Poll: Who Will Be the Winner of MasterChef 2016?
MasterChef California Week
MasterChef 2016 Elimination Interview Nicolette Stathopoulos
MasterChef 2016 Elimination Interview: Charlie Sartori
MasterChef 2016 Elimination Interview: Nidhi Mahajan
Hot Guys on MasterChef 2016
MasterChef 2016 Contestants
Gigi Hadid on Masterchef Celebrity Showdown
MasterChef 2015 Runner-Up Interview: Georgia Barnes
MasterChef 2015 Winner Interview: Billie McKay

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Celebrity
X